Our Most Popular NBN Cable Hauling Equipment

The NBN is still being rolled out throughout Australia – completion is expected in 2020. We are frequently hiring out equipment for NBN cable hauling jobs. Our most popular NBN cable hauling equipment includes our optic fibre winch trailers and our capstan winches. Electrical contractors always find our portable 2.5 tonne petrol capstan winches easy… Read more »

Our Most Popular Mining Equipment – Winches, Air Hoists & More

We are Australia’s leading supplier of equipment for lifting, shifting and pulling in the commercial, industrial, construction, telecommunications, civil, mining and marine industries. Currently, our equipment is very popular for solar farm construction and mining purposes. The mining industry in Australia is starting to move again (especially coal mines), and we have experienced a push… Read more »

Air Hoist Hire & Our New 30 Tonne Air Chain Hoist!

Air hoists streamline the lifting and shifting of materials and products. Hoists are highly versatile and can be used in remote areas, because they don’t have electric motors. They are also easier to transport than electric hoists, because they weigh up to 50% less. Air hoists are low maintenance and impervious to dirt, dust, heat,… Read more »

Cable Sheave Units: Our Most Popular Items

Greenlee conveyor sheaves are used to change the direction of a rope or cable while installing cable in conduit or cable trays. A cable sheave is the ideal solution for overhead cable hauling installations, especially cable tray applications. These cable sheaves are designed to be used in a vertical position, for conduits or cable trays… Read more »

Multi-Purpose Trailer Mounted Winch – Find out More

This dual-purpose trailer has a 4 tonne wire rope winch and a 6 tonne side capstan, along with wire rope lengths to suit your specifications. This trailer mounted winch/capstan combo is easily relocatable on your job site, and is sure to help you save on transport costs (no forklift required). This equipment is suitable for… Read more »

Relining Frail Pipes? Working in a Confined Space? You Need an Electric Winch

Are you looking for pipe relining solutions that are suitable for smaller jobs, frail pipes or confined spaces? An electric winch is perfect because it is powerful, lightweight and compact. 3 Tonne Greenlee Electric Winch Cable Puller These Greenlee Electric Winch Cable Pullers are perfect for installing long or heavy lengths of cable in difficult… Read more »

Pneumatic Winches for Pipe Relining Projects

At Winch Hire Australia, we have a diverse range of winches available for hire. Some of our most popular options – especially for pipeline and trenchless drilling projects – are our heavy-duty pneumatic winch solutions. Pneumatic air winches come with a range of benefits, including: Lightweight and flexible Flexible clockwise or counter-clockwise operation Explosion resistant… Read more »

Diesel Winch for Robust Pipelining & Trenchless Drilling Projects

Steep slopes are very common in pipeline projects. For extreme hillsides, unstable slopes and heavy loads, a top line diesel winch is one of the best ways to ensure safety and efficiency. Pipeline contractors require the most reliable and productive winches available – after all, their safety depends on it. That’s why Winch Hire Australia… Read more »

Electrical Safety Newsletter – Read It Now

Want to find out more about electrical safety?   The latest newsletter from the QLD Government Electrical Safety Office discusses the risks of live unterminated cables. These cables, which are a risk to everyone, not just electrical workers, can often go on undetected. The newsletter describes the importance of visual inspection and walkthroughs and tells… Read more »